Steadicam


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Steadicam

(ˈstɛdɪˌkæm)
n
(Photography) trademark a mechanism for steadying a hand-held camera, consisting of a shock-absorbing arm to which the camera is attached and a harness worn by the camera operator

Stead•i•cam

(ˈstɛd iˌkæm) Trademark.
a stabilization system for motion picture or video cameras that allows a single operator to easily make smooth shots while moving.
Translations

Steadicam®

n (Film) → Steadicam® nt
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The titular conundrum is elegantly bookmarked by a luxurious tracking shot along the platform in Istanbul, which follows the Belgian detective as he wanders through the train, and a five-minute Steadicam shot inside the carriages as a morally conflicted Poirot prepares to disembark.
The titular conundrum is elegantly bookmarked by a luxurious tracking shot along platform in Istanbul, which follows the Belgian detective as wanders through the train, and five-minute Steadicam shot the carriages as a morally conflicted Poirot prepares to disembark.
With the MicroLite 2, broadcast professionals are able to transmit high definition video within a small form factor, while utilizing its lightweight design for Steadicam operations, event coverage, confidence monitoring, web content programming, rental houses and drone use.
Wireless HD transmission: This wireless HD transmission system is built for efficiency and is suitable for a variety of uses: field production, director monitoring, drones and Steadicam.
The HDwireless Ikegami ULC Steadicam wireless camera.
A melancholic piano tune starts playing in the background as the mother gently takes her son through the episodes of his life-childhood Christmases in Binondo, studying in Europe, the historic execution of Rizal-all flowing smoothly in one long, elaborately set Steadicam shot.
The couple's fluid movement through the secret backstage world is punctuated by figures positioned along the way to allow the actors to pause momentarily to enable the steadicam operator to catch up.
It was a more cumbersome way of doing it, but we could do shots similar to an operator wearing a Steadicam rig," the DP says.
His use of Steadicam and the introspective nature of his characters and their surroundings make his style distinct.
rritu's Oscar-winning "Birdman" (2014) too appears to have been crafted with a few long takes on a Steadicam.
We customised a steadicam especially for the prophet.
Behind the camera there was a myriad of art directors, sound mixers and recorders, cameramen, focus pullers, Steadicam operators and more.